electrochemistry

noun
elec·​tro·​chem·​is·​try | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mə-strē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \

Definition of electrochemistry

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

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Other Words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mi-​kəl How to pronounce electrochemical (audio) \ adjective
electrochemically \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce electrochemically (audio) \ adverb
electrochemist \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˈke-​mist How to pronounce electrochemist (audio) \ noun

Examples of electrochemistry in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her many titles have included chief of electrochemistry and director of aeronautics research. Grant Segall, cleveland, "Marla Perez-Davis goes from NASA Glenn’s acting director to its plain director," 24 Jan. 2020 That question of whether to teach combustion or electrochemistry? Norman Mayersohn, New York Times, "The Internal Combustion Engine Is Not Dead Yet," 17 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of electrochemistry

1811, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrochemistry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrochemistry. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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electrochemistry

noun
elec·​tro·​chem·​is·​try | \ -ˈkem-ə-strē How to pronounce electrochemistry (audio) \
plural electrochemistries

Medical Definition of electrochemistry

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

Other Words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \ -​ˈkem-​i-​kəl How to pronounce electrochemical (audio) \ adjective
electrochemically \ -​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce electrochemically (audio) \ adverb
electrochemist \ -​ˈkem-​əst How to pronounce electrochemist (audio) \ noun

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